In the LAT article on Vietnamese places, they mention a branch of Pho 99 on Wilshire on the westside. Anyone been? How is it? Can one get tripe in the pho or is this another of those standardized, banalized faux-pho places?
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy